Kim Matthews

Session: Cattle Feed Efficiency


Presentation: Cattle feed efficiency - value to the beef industry and its perception and uptake



Kim graduated in Agriculture with Animal Science from the University of Reading.  He has worked in meat science since 1992 in the Meat and Livestock Commission and then the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB). 

His expertise is primarily in the area of carcase and meat quality, and general animal science. 

Currently Head of Animal Breeding and Product Quality at the AHDB, Kim has responsibility for management of the Board’s R&D programme on meat quality and breeding. 

He has overall responsibility for the delivery of Signet Breeding Services, delivering breed evaluations for sheep and beef cattle.